New Delhi: India has announced its 15-members squad for the upcoming women’s Asia Cup as the Women in Blue gear up to fight in bridesmaid event of World Cup. Harmanpreet Kaur will be leading the side while star player Smriti Mandhana will her deputy in the upcoming Asia Cup.
Jemima Rodrigues is returning from the break and Richa Ghosh has been chosen as the wicketkeeper. In the pace attack, Renuka Singh, Meghna Singh and Pooja Vastrakar has been named.
Taniyaa Sapna Bhatia and Simran Dil Bahadur are the standby players for the marquee tournament.
India’s squad for Women’s Asia Cup: Harmanpreet Kaur (Captain), Smriti Mandhana (vice-captain), Deepti Sharma, Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Sabbineni Meghana, Richa Ghosh (wicket-keeper), Sneh Rana, Dayalan Hemalatha, Meghna Singh, Renuka Thakur, Pooja Vastrakar, Rajeshwari Gayakwad, Radha Yadav, K.P. Navgire
Standby players: Taniyaa Sapna Bhatia, Simran Dil Bahadur